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Internet Arcade

The Internet Arcade is a web-based library of arcade (coin-operated) video games from the 1970s through to the 1990s, emulated in JSMAME, part of the JSMESS software package.

Containing hundreds of games ranging through many different genres and styles, the Arcade provides research, comparison, and entertainment in the realm of the Video Game Arcade.

  The game collection ranges from early "bronze-age" videogames, with black and white screens and simple sounds, through to large-scale games containing digitized voices, images and music. Most games are playable in some form, although some are useful more for verification of behavior or programming due to the intensity and requirements of their systems.

  Many games have a "boot-up" sequence when first turned on, where the systems run through a check and analysis, making sure all systems are go. In some cases, odd controllers make proper playing of the systems on a keyboard or joypad a pale imitation of the original experience. Please report any issues to the Internet Arcade Operator, Jason Scott.

If you are encountering issues with control, sound, or other technical problems, read this entry of some common solutions.

Also, Armchair Arcade (a video game review site) has written an excellent guide to playing on the Internet Arcade as well.


Below are a suggested collection of games that run at proper speed in a powerful browser. (Firefox is currently the fastest environment, although other browsers should work as well.)

 

Images of Marquees and Snapshots of in-game screens come from the Progetto Snaps collection,
who have spent years creating impeccable support materials for the worl d of emulation.

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Cross Pang by F2 System (1998)
Internet Arcade
by Face
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Sand Scorpion by Face (1992)
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Money Puzzle Exchanger - Money Idol Exchanger by Face (1997) Developed by FACE Released Jan 15, 1997 Also For Game Boy, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PSP, PS Vita, Xbox One Published by FACE Genre Action, Puzzle Gameplay Tile Matching Puzzle Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Interface Point and Select Art Anime / Manga Description Money Puzzle Exchanger is a puzzle game similar to Magical Drop only with coins. It was originally created by FACE and...
Internet Arcade
by Face
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Gururin by Face (1994)
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by Face
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Nostradamus by Face (1993) Developed by FACE Released Sep, 1993 Platform Arcade Published by FACE Vehicular Flight / Aviation Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Interface Direct Control Description Nostradamus is a vertically scrolling shoot' em up. Players control either a male pilot named Dalas (player one) or a female pilot named Joanna (player two). Dalas' ship is faster and has a weaker, but wider-coverage shot that loops behind the ship, whereas...
Internet Arcade
by Falcon
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Jin by Falcon (1982)
Internet Arcade
by Falcon
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Crazy Kong Part II (set 1) by Falcon (1981)
Internet Arcade
by First Amusement
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Metal Saver by First Amusement (1994) Developed by First Amusement Released 1994 Platform Arcade Published by Mijin Computer Gameplay Arcade, Platform Genre Action Setting Fantasy Description Metal Saver is an arcade 2D platform game, similar to Snow Brothers , or Bubble Bobble . The player can choose from two characters - martial artist Hanbit, or girl with guns, Narae. Their task? the player must kill all the enemies on the level, and collect bonuses. Every few stages awaits a boss (like a...
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by FM Work
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Fire Ball (FM Work) by FM Work (1992)
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Susume! Mile Smile - Go Go! Mile Smile (newer) by Fuuki (1995)
Internet Arcade
by Fuuki
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Gyakuten!! Puzzle Bancho (Japan) by Fuuki (1996)